Carl D Regillo MD, FACSDirector, Retina Service, Wills Eye Hospital, Professor of Ophthalmology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Dr. Carl D. Regillo is Professor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University, Chief of the Retina Service of Wills Eye Hospital and Founder of the Wills Eye Clinical Retina Research Unit in Philadelphia. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and performed his ophthalmology residency and vitreoretinal fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital.
He has authored over 100 publications along with over 20 book chapters and eight major books. He has been an investigator on numerous major clinical trials developing new medical and surgical treatments for retinal disorders such as macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. He lectures worldwide and serves on the scientific editorial board for several top ophthalmology peer-reviewed journals.
As a recognized leader in the field, he is a recipient of the many local, national, and international awards including American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement, Senior Achievement, and Secretariat Awards and the American Society of Retinal Specialists Honor and Senior Honor Awards.